2020 BMW i8 Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$147,500

Engine TypeHybrid
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersInline 3
Combined MPG27
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG27
EPA Combined MPGe69 mi.
EPA Electricity Range18 mi.
EPA Time to charge battery (at 240V)3.0 hr.
EPA kWh/100 mi49
Fuel tank capacity11.1 gal.
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Range in miles (cty/hwy)0/0 mi.
Engine
Engine
direct injectionyes
Base engine size1.5 l
Base engine typeHybrid
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 3
Horsepower369 hp @ n/a rpm
Torque420 lb-ft @ n/a rpm
Turning circle40.4 ft.
Valve timingVariable
Valves12
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Payload Capacity620 lbs.
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
LED headlampyes
brake dryingyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
emergency braking preparationyes
engine immobilizeryes
front and rear head airbagsyes
post-collision safety systemyes
pre-collision safety systemyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
stability controlyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Packages
Packages
Tera World +$3,700
Tera World Copper +$3,700
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
1 subwoofer(s)yes
11 total speakersyes
12 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
360 watts stereo outputyes
USB connectionyes
harman/kardon premium brand speakersyes
harman/kardon premium brand stereo systemyes
satellite radio satellite radioyes
speed sensitive volume controlyes
surround audio surround audio (discrete)yes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
electric power steeringyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front and rear parking sensorsyes
front seatback storageyes
front, side, and rear view camerayes
keyless ignitionyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yes
Transmission, cruise and audio controls on steering wheelyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
extended cabin heating/coolingyes
interior air filtrationyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyes
turn signal in mirrorsyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Dual zone front climate controlyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
hands-free entryyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
compassyes
external temperature displayyes
tachometeryes
trip computeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
6 -way power driver seatyes
6 -way power passenger seatyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
premium leatheryes
sport front seatsyes
Front head room38.7 in.
Front leg room43.1 in.
Front shoulder room56.7 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
rear ventilation ductsyes
Rear head room32.4 in.
Rear leg room28.2 in.
Rear shoulder room49.6 in.
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
20" BMW i Light Alloy W Spoke Wheels w/Mixed Tiresyes
Aerodynamic Kit +$500
20" BMW i Light Alloy Radial-Spoke Jet Black Wheels w/Mixed Tiresyes
Icon Adaptive LED Headlights w/Laserlight +$6,300
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place4.7 cu.ft.
Curb weight3,501 lbs.
EPA interior volume85.7 cu.ft.
Ground clearance4.6 in.
Height50.8 in.
Length184.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity4.7 cu.ft.
Maximum payload620 lbs.
Overall Width with Mirrors87.3 in.
Overall Width without Mirrors76.5 in.
Wheel base110.2 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic w/Frozen Grey Accent
  • Sophisto Grey Metallic w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • E-Copper w/Frozen Grey Accent
  • Sophisto Grey Metallic w/Frozen Grey Accent
Interior Colors
  • Giga Amido, premium leather
  • E-Copper Exclusive, leather/cloth
  • Tera Exclusive Dalbergia Brown, leather/cloth
  • Giga Ivory White, premium leather
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
20 x 8.5 in. wheelsyes
245/40R W tiresyes
Performance tiresyes
Suspension
Suspension
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Free Maintenance3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Hybrid Component8 yr./ 100,000 mi.
Roadside4 yr./ unlimited mi.
Rust12 yr./ unlimited mi.